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Ngidi bowls South Africa to thrilling T20 win as England collapse

02 February, 2020 8:22 am 8:22 am

EAST LONDON, South Africa (Reuters) – Seamer Lungi Ngidi defended seven runs in the final over to bowl South Africa to an unlikely one-run victory as England folded at the death in the first Twenty20 International on Wednesday. England needed seven from their final seven balls with five wickets remaining, but collapsed in the face … Read More

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Kabbadi World Cup 2020: Canada beat Azerbaijan

02 February, 2020 9:23 pm 9:23 pm

FAISALABAD (92 News) – Canada on Wednesday beat Azerbaijan by 40 to 31 points in a match during Kabbadi World Cup 2020 in Faisalabad. The stadium was completely filled with spectators. Canada, Iran and England were the winners of the three matches today. The international players were encouraged due to the enthusiasm of the fans. … Read More

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England may need to manage Archer workload, says Silverwood

02 February, 2020 4:45 pm 4:45 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – England coach Chris Silverwood has said he may look to limit the number of overs Jofra Archer bowls as he looks for ways of keeping his pace battery fit and fresh. Archer, who is out of action with a low-grade stress fracture in his right elbow, bowled more overs than any of … Read More

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England to join South Africa’s cancer cause by sporting pink kits

02 February, 2020 9:19 pm 9:19 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – England will join hosts South Africa in raising funds for breast cancer charities by wearing a limited edition pink kit when the two teams play each other in the third one-day international (ODI) in Johannesburg on Sunday. It will be the ninth time that South Africa have played in their traditional home … Read More

England beat South Africa by 191 runs to take Test series 3-1

01 January, 2020 4:29 pm 4:29 pm

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – England bowled South Africa out for 274 runs on Monday to win the fourth Test at The Wanderers by 191 runs and ensure an emphatic 3-1 series victory. Mark Wood took four wickets as the home team crumbled in the evening session after threatening to offer stoic resistance earlier in the day. … Read More

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South Africa are bowled out for 183 and trail England by 217 runs

01 January, 2020 5:48 pm 5:48 pm

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – Quinton de Kock and Dwaine Pretorius provided some resistance on Sunday with a 79-run partnership but then both lost their wickets in quick succession before South Africa were dismissed for 183 in their first innings on the third day of the final test against England. It left South Africa in deep trouble … Read More

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Wanderers Test could be Faf du Plessis’ last one at home

01 January, 2020 9:54 am 9:54 am

SYDNEY (ICC) – After a tough last few months, as both leader of his team and a Test batsman, South Africa captain Faf du Plessis agreed that the fourth and final Test against England at the Wanderers might be his last on home soil. South Africa have lost seven of their last eight Tests, four … Read More

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England win third test by innings and 53 runs

01 January, 2020 5:19 pm 5:19 pm

PORT ELIZABETH (Reuters) – England won the third test on Monday, but made heavy weather of wrapping up South Africa’s tail on the last day at St George’s Park to go 2-1 up in the series after a dominant innings and 53-run victory. England needed four wickets to win in their 500th overseas test, but … Read More

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Bess takes five wickets before rain halts England progress

01 January, 2020 10:16 pm 10:16 pm

PORT ELIZABETH (Reuters) – England spinner Dom Bess claimed his first five-wicket test haul on Saturday before persistent drizzle threatened to loosen England’s stranglehold on South Africa on the third day of the third test on Saturday. The rain reduced play in the morning session at St George’s Park to one hour and 45 minutes, … Read More

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England opener Burns to miss Sri Lanka tour

01 January, 2020 3:49 pm 3:49 pm

CAPE TOWN (Reuters) – England opener Rory Burns will be out of action for up to four months after ankle surgery and will miss the two-Test tour of Sri Lanka in March, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) said on Tuesday. Burns was injured on Thursday while playing football to warm up for training … Read More

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South Africa mount rear-guard to save Test after Sibley, Stokes show

01 January, 2020 9:26 pm 9:26 pm

CAPE TOWN (Reuters) – Dom Sibley scored a maiden century to put England on top but South Africa have launched a rear-guard to keep the tourists’ victory charge at bay after going to the close of the fourth day of the second Test on 126 for two on Monday. South Africa have been set 438 … Read More

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Anderson takes five as England seize control of second Test

01 January, 2020 6:18 pm 6:18 pm

CAPE TOWN (Reuters) – Seamer James Anderson took five wickets and Ben Stokes an England record five catches as the tourists took control of the second Test against South Africa at lunch on day three at Newlands on Sunday. England are 52 for one in their second innings, a lead of 98 with nine wickets … Read More

South Africa on top as England labour with the bat in 2nd Test

01 January, 2020 10:39 pm 10:39 pm

CAPE TOWN (Reuters) – South Africa’s Anrich Nortje took the vital wickets of captain Joe Root and talisman Ben Stokes as England struggled to 262 for nine at stumps on the first day of the second Test on Friday. Pace bowler Nortje, playing his fourth Test, finished with 2-54 off 17 overs as the home … Read More

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Stokes trains ahead of Test, but three players sit out

12 December, 2019 5:18 pm 5:18 pm

PRETORIA (Reuters) – Ben Stokes returned to practice with England on Wednesday after the condition of his critically ill father improved, but three others missed out as illness continue to plague the tourists, 24 hours ahead of the first Test against South Africa at Centurion. Stokes spent Tuesday at the bedside of father Ged, who … Read More

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South Africa’s Philander to retire after England test series

12 December, 2019 10:32 pm 10:32 pm

PRETORIA (Reuters) – South Africa seamer Vernon Philander has announced he will retire from all forms of international cricket after the four-match test series against England starting on Thursday. Philander, 34, was part of the South African side who reached the number one position in all three formats in 2012 and has been the mainstay … Read More